Monthly Archives: August 2016

When to See a Neurosurgeon

The types of conditions neurosurgeons diagnose and treat go beyond those of the brain. Neurosurgeons are specially trained to treat a variety of conditions, disorders and diseases that affect all aspects of the nervous system- from disorders of the spine and head injuries to chronic pain, nerve injuries and stroke.… Read more »

Cycle Safely With These Bike Safety Tips

Portland and southwest Washington are home to many bicycling enthusiasts- from those who bike for exercise and recreation along our fantastic trails, to those who use their wheels as their means of regular transportation. Portland has even been repeatedly named as one of the most bike-friendly cities! In an effort… Read more »

Neurosurgery Awareness Month 2016: Stroke

  It’s Neurosurgery Awareness Month! Each year in August, the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) focuses on the causes and prevention of neurological disorders and injuries, while recognizing the doctors committed to treatment. This year, the main focus of Neurosurgery Awareness Month is the role neurosurgeons play in stroke… Read more »